Christopher Garick P.E. RCDD

Principal/ Electrical Telecom Engineer

Chris is a Principle and Electrical/Telecommunications Engineer with Humber-Garick Consulting Engineers. Chris has twenty-one years of consulting engineering experience in lighting, power, fire alarm, and telecommunications design

Christopher A. Garick, P.E. RCDD has been designing electrical and telecommunication systems primarily in Mississippi, Alabama, and Florida since 1993. The last four years have included projects in areas all across the continental US to include Hawaii and Germany and Japan.

Chris’s design experience includes campus electric utility distribution design, campus lighting design, and building interior and exterior power, lighting, telecommunications, and fire alarm systems design. Type of construction design experience includes new and renovated schools, multi-family housings, office buildings, high rises, industrial and health care facilities. His experience encompasses being a consultant to Architects and Contractors as well as being a project manager for prime electrical projects for commercial or government clients.

In addition, Chris has experience performing short-circuit and device coordination studies for government, health care institutions and the U.S. Army Corp of Engineers.

Educational Foundation

  • B.S. Electrical Engineering – Mississippi State University
  • Registered Professional Engineer – Florida, Alabama, Mississippi, Texas, Colorado, Illinois, and Georgia
  • Registered Communications Distribution Designer (RCDD) – Building Industry Consulting Services International – BICSI

Professional Affiliations

  • NSPE – National Society of Professional Engineers
  • NFPA – National Fire Protection Association
  • IEEE – Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers

Publications

  • Contributing editor to the Electronic Safety and Security Reference Manual, 1st Edition published by BICSI, 2005
  • Published Perspective Article in Cabling Installation & Maintenance, May 2001
  • Published Design Story in Cabling Installation & Maintenance, December 2000

Activities

  • State of FL Elevator Safety Technical Advisory Committee, PE appointee, 2005 to 2010
  • City of Fort Walton Beach, Municipal Planning Board member, 2001 to 2003
  • NSPE, Florida Engineering Society, Emerald Coast Chapter, 1999 Chapter President